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“Mountan Climbing”

May 27, 2014 09:05 AM ET // AFP
Poor Indian schoolgirl tackles Tibetan side of the world's most famous mountain.
May 8, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Mt. Everest is a natural laboratory that continues to teach scientists lessons about how the body works and why lack of oxygen causes so many problems for climbers and heart failure patients.
Apr 24, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Sherpa guides have performed extraordinary climbing feats from the first conquering of Everest to present day.
Apr 24, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
There is a long history of tension and drama on Mt. Everest. Will a police presence make any difference?
Apr 22, 2014 02:31 PM ET // Emily Sohn
Despite tales of overcrowding, fighting and tragedy, hundreds of people continue to try to summit Everest every year. What's the appeal?
Apr 18, 2014 07:58 AM ET // AFP
The Nepalese guides were preparing routes for commercial climbers when an avalanche hit them out of the blue.
Jul 22, 2011 05:58 PM ET // Emily Sohn
A former Wales rugby star climbed into the record books by becoming the first person to climb the highest mountain on each continent.
Mar 14, 2012 08:41 AM ET // Kate Prengaman
Conservation group connects scientists with adventurers in order to collect data from the remote places.
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